News & Events

August 8, Thursday

Lunch bunch will resume after a July break.

August 11, Sunday

A farewell reception for the Lanier family will be held at 11:30. This will be Fr. Justin’s last Sunday services at St. Peter’s.  Please stop in to give your best wishes to him and his family. Blessing boxes for each member of the family will be available for you to add your messages.

August 18, Sunday

The Reverend Susan E. McGarry, MIddlebury, VT, will preside at both services.

August 25, Sunday

Colleen Gates will lead morning prayer at 8 and 10 am.

September 1, Sunday

The Reverend Paul E. Baker, Cambridge, NY, will preside at both services

The knitting group will resume gatherings.

Announcements

From September 8th through October 27th Fr. Randall Balmer, from Norwich VT, will be our supply priest.

The July Keystone will be the LAST printed edition that will be mailed out to ALL the folks on our mailing list. This will reduce the amount of paper, ink and mailing costs associated with sending out the Keystone. If you want to receive a mailed Keystone in the future please leave a message with Shirley Miller at 802-681-7788 or email her at [email protected].

Starting with the September edition, we will be emailing a digital copy (pdf) to folks who already receive the weekly email announcements. If you are not on our weekly email list and would like to be, please send your email address to [email protected] The Keystone will also be available to read and download from our website http://stpetersvt.org/who-we-are/keystone/

Ministry Teams – Ministry Team calendars will be posted in various areas around the church. If you would like a copy (paper or via email) please contact Donna Lauzon.

Questions about the calling of new clergy can be found here

Take note – The Tutorial Center youth will be utilizing the kitchen from 11 am to 4 pm for an 8-week cooking component through September 11th.

The Kitchen Crew is is need of a large print-out label maker for a couple of days. Do you have one to loan them?  Contact Nancy Sanford 802-753-7380.

Birthday cards! If you are interested in taking on this ministry please contact Donna in the office for the birthday list and the cards.

Food for our Freezer ~ Please consider making an extra dish this season to give to those in need. Please date and label your food items and place in freezer- proof packaging . Thank you.

Thank you for using the compost bucket in the kitchen!  We are saving a lot of food from the landfill and are creating great ingredients for our spring garden soil.  All food scraps and paper towels, napkins,  should go into this bucket and then it can then be emptied into the bin outside the kitchen door. Please continue to help our Mother Earth by returning food to the earth!

Photo/Image Policy for St Peter’s Church:
The Vestry would like folks to re-read the church’s photo policy. Parents have to sign an “opt in” form in order for us to use children’s photos in print and on-line. Adults  have to sign an “opt out” form if they do not want their picture to be published. The policy and forms are on the bulletin board.

Send your announcements to [email protected] to be included in the weekly email and to promptly have your information on this web site.

Click here for the Diocesan calendar of events

Click here for the Mountain , the Diocesan newsletter, or you can find printed copies on the table outside the rector’s office.

Food Shelf Items:The BROC food/household ministry for next week is canned meat and toothpaste. Please put items in the shopping cart at back of the sanctuary. Any additional items are always appreciated. Thank you.

Food for our Freezer– The days are getting colder and many in our community are in need of a warm meal. Please consider making an extra dish this season to give to those in need. Please date and label your food items and place in freezer- proof packaging . Thank you.

Please use the compost bucket in the kitchen. All food scraps should go into this bucket and then it can then be emptied into the bin outside the kitchen door. Please help our Mother Earth by returning food to the earth!

Photo/Image Policy for St Peter’s Church:

The Vestry would like folks to re-read the church’s photo policy. Parents have to sign an “opt in” form in order for us to use children’s photos in print and on-line. Adults  have to sign an “opt out” form if they do not want their picture to be published. The policy and forms are on the bulletin board.

If you are Hospitalized: Because of the HIPAA laws, hospitals are not allowed to notify the Church of your admission. Please call the Church to let us know that you have been admitted to the hospital

Send your news and announcements to [email protected] to be included in the weekly email and to have your information on this web site.

Go to the Diocesan website for state wide events and news.

Go to ENS for world wide news.

Fr. Justin, Bishop Tom and the children